Governor Jay Inslee has proclaimed (pdf) the week of February 25 - March 2, 2013, as Washington Saves Week.
Washington Saves Week is a part of the America Saves Week campaign coordinated by America Saves and the America Savings Education Council. Started in 2007, the Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to assess their own saving status. Across the country,
hundreds of organizations participate in the Week reaching millions of people.
The Washington State Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) is a proud supporter of Washington Saves Week and encourages all Washington residents to review their savings strategies and to learn more about resources and programs available to them in their community.
Tips on how to cut costs and start saving money today.
Organizations in your community who are ready to help you reach your savings goals.
Ideas on how your organization can get involved with Washington Saves Week.
Free workshops, classes, and events in your community.
Links to Web sites with more information about saving money and cutting costs.
Story ideas, PSAs, and materials for bloggers and the local media.
Washington Saves Week is part of the national America Saves Week campaign.